The Wu-Tang Clan Deserve a Better Show Than This Hot Mess

It would make sense for Wu-Tang: An American Saga to emphasize, in its narrative and on its soundtrack, famed Staten Island crew as a pastiche of every gangster and drug-dealing clich imaginable, Hulus eight-part series (premiering Sept. 4) is both ill-conceived and consistently dull. Created and written by Alex Tse and RZA (who executive-produces Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men to say half as much. Set in the late 80s and early 90s, Wu-Tang: An American Sagas nominal center of attention is Bobby Diggs (Moonlights RZA, the founding member of the Wu-Tang Clan, who brought together a diverse array of local rappers

Travis Scott Dropped a Lot of F-Bombs After Losing at the Grammys to Cardi B

On Wednesday, Netflix released a documentary about billionaire reality star Kylie Jenner and their 18-month-old daughter, Stormi (the toddler is credited as an executive producer). Within the first few minutes, a breathless fan shouts, Travis motherfuckin Scott, the greatest live performer on the planet. The rest of the documentary seems propelled solely by the intention to convince other people that such a grandiose proclamation could be true. Look Mom I Can Fly, directed by White Trash Tyler, is structured like a diary, with segments delineated by date, location, or significance. Much of the film follows the production and release of Astroworld, the rappers third album. When Astroworld dropped last summer, featuring guest vocals from stars like Frank Ocean, James Blake, …

No Ones Buying Donald Trumps A$AP Rocky Protection Racket

Theconvenient veneer to mask hishis apparent affinity for black celebrities. In a call reportedly placed by Kanye West, Trumps most high-profile African-American supporter, to Jared Kushner put the drama on the presidents radar. As Trump repeatedly invoked A$AP Rockys name, lingering on it as if he had never heard it beforewhich to be fair, as a 73-year-old man with reinstitution of the federal death penalty. Or, as he did with black activist NFL players or loudmouthed NBA father some of his biggest fans. But Trump has always viewed black people with name recognition and status differently. During those strange, rudderless transition days in late 2016, black household names like NFL legend Jim Brown, comedian Steve Harvey and two of his …

Lil Xan Faces Potential Assault Charge for Pulling a Gun During an Argument About Tupac

Lil Xan is being investigated by the Los Angeles Police Department for assault with a deadly weapon after pulling out a gun during an altercation at a 7/11 in downtown L.A. According to Noah Cyrus last fall, was approached by a stranger who began taunting him around 10 p.m. on Friday, June 7th. In a video obtained by Tupac, a subject that has gotten Xan into trouble in the past. In an interview with